Report: Iran to send another monkey into space 'within a month'

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October 13, 2013 17:36

 
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Iran intends to send a second live monkey into space within a month, AFP quoted a top Iranian space official as saying on Sunday.

"The second live animal will be ready within a month to be sent into space," Hamid Fazeli, deputy head of Iran's space organization, was quoted as saying by the Jomhuri Eslami newspaper.

He said the monkey will be sent into space in a "liquid-fuel launcher."

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